A block of lead.
Can be found by mining on all planets, with greater chances of finding it the deeper you go. All ore detectors will scan for it; it shows up as grey.
Can be found via extraction, centrifusion, and sifting (see table below).
The first time picking up lead, your S.A.I.L. gives you the following radio message: "Lead has a variety of uses but is also toxic to carbon-based life so be sure to handle it with care. If a friend says lead-juice is tasty, they are a liar. Avoid them."
Can be purchased via the Ansible Network for 60 pixels. Is also potential stock for NPC ore merchants and trading space stations.
Is food for robotic Farm Beasts with a food value of 22.
When used as input for extraction, this item has the following yields.
|Extraction Lab MKII||Lead
|Centrifuged From||Ingredient For||Teaches||Extracted From||Sifted From|
|Thorium Rod||Advanced Alloy||Iron Striker||Research*||Bonemeal|
|Uranium Rod||Carbon Plate||Tungsten Striker||Crystal Sand|
|Iron Striker||Dry Sand|
|Irradium Burstgun||Glass Sand|
|Neptunium Rod (Np)||Moondust|
|Nuclear Core||Proto Gravel|
|Plutonium Rod||Rainbow Sand|
|Thorium Rod||Red Sand|
|Tungsten Block||Steel Sand Block|
|Tungsten Striker||Sulphuric Dirt|
- To extract lead from Research, you would have to use an ITD system because as soon as you click on Research it works as currency, not an item.
Lead is used in these recipes:
- Feb. 7, 2018: Now teaches Iron and Tungsten Strikers